- Earthquake Related Activities of the Center for Building Technology.
- Culver, C.
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- The report describes activities related to earthquake engineering being carried out by the Center for Building Technology as part of the Center's overall Disaster Mitigation Program. Laboratory and field research, post disaster investigations and efforts to develop comprehensive earthquake resistant design provisions are included. The professional disciplines within the Center and the laboratory facilities are discussed. Recent accomplishments and mechanisms employed for facilitating implementation of the Center's research results are also discussed.
- Buildings; Earthquake engineering; Earthquake resistant structures; Abatement; Structural design; Structural engineering; Disaster mitigation; Design; Disasters